With an overall population of 6,664 and a student population of 10,774, approximately 10,774 of Bridgewater students attend one of Bridgewater's schools that offer information systems programs.
Of the 1 information systems schools in Bridgewater, the largest information systems school, by student population, is Bridgewater State University. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Information Systems program at Bridgewater State University.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an information systems degree from one of Bridgewater's information systems schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,473 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bridgewater information systems schools was an average of $26,613 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information systems program in Bridgewater. And if you live on campus at one of the Bridgewater-based information systems schools, you will have an added expense of $9,670 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,203.
If you decide to work as an information systems professional in Bridgewater, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 13,140 information systems professionals in Massachusetts, 100 were working in the greater Bridgewater area. By the year 2018, the number of information systems professionals is expected to increase by 11% in Bridgewater. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for information systems professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an information systems professional in Bridgewater is $80,270 per year, which is lower than the average for information systems professionals state-wide.